Personal Trainer- Part-time -Memphis Kroc Center - Memphis, Tennessee

800 E Pkwy S, Memphis, TN 38104, USA Req #18594
Tuesday, January 18, 2022

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith-based organization, has an opening for a Personal Trainer (part-time) for the Southern Territory, Memphis Kroc Center located in Memphis, Tennessee.


Job Summary

The Personal Trainer will conduct one-on-one fitness training, group fitness training, and class-sized fitness instruction for clients as assigned by the Fitness Manager.  The activities of the members and guests they oversee will take place in all fitness spaces along with any meeting rooms.  Personal Trainers will also be responsible for conducting fitness equipment orientations, fitness assessments, fitness program design, and ensure the safe exercise and equipment operation of all facility members and guests when not currently engaged in a personal training appointment. 


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of anatomy, physiology, nutrition, and health.


Knowledge of the principles and practices particular to the department’s administration;


Knowledge of general office principles, practices and procedures;


Knowledge of the principles and practices of supervision and management;


Knowledge of basic mathematics and perform routine mathematical computations;


Ability to ensure compliance with departmental policies and procedures;


Ability to motivate, lead, and supervise clients;


Ability to plan, organize, and prioritize work in order to accomplish work in compliance with quality standards and deadlines;


Ability to maintain a professional attitude and approach to problem solving;


Ability to maintain a variety of internal and external contacts and work cooperatively with staff and officers;


Ability to plan work priorities, evaluate work performances and provide recommendations for improving productivity and efficiency of work;


Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language;


Ability to analyze moderately complex problems where there are standardized activities.



Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Physical Fitness, Health and Fitness, Exercise and Fitness or other equivalent degree;




One (1) year of experience as a Personal Trainer or Fitness Instructor;




Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.



Personal Trainer Certification and/or health/fitness degree;


The following certifications will be acquired as directed by supervisor:

Safe From Harm

First Aid and CPR Certification.


Physical Requirements/Working Conditions

Must be in good physical and mental health, capable of meeting the demands of the gymnasium and athletic field programs;


Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs;


Ability to meet attendance requirements;


Work is performed in an environment where there are minimal physical discomforts associated with changes in weather or discomforts associated with dust, dirt, and the like.


Work is performed in a gymnasium environment where the noise level is usually loud.


Additional Comments:
All employees recognize The Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of The Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

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Application Submittal Period: 1/18/2022 – 8/31/2022

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. 

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled 

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Other details

  • Job Family KT-NON-EXEMPT
  • Job Function Health & Fitness
  • Pay Type Hourly
Location on Google Maps
  • 800 E Pkwy S, Memphis, TN 38104, USA